Ontario College Graduate Certificate in Perioperative Nursing
Important program information for the 2020/2021 academic year
The chart below indicates the status of delivery for this program in upcoming academic terms. Please note that program delivery is subject to change based on government and public health requirements and the college's admissions policies.
This nursing specialty for RNs gives you the skills to become a part of the surgical team, working with surgeons and anesthesiologists. The program includes extensive lab practice and clinical field experience as well as evidenced based theory. The certificate has been designed in accordance with the Standards of Practice of the College of Nurses of Ontario, and in alignment with the guidelines and Standards of Practice of the Operating Room Nurses Association of Canada (ORNAC).
Why Choose Fleming
The Perioperative Nursing program has strong links with Peterborough and the surrounding community's health care facilities and organizations, ensuring students have excellent clinical opportunities.
Two placements with increasing responsibility will help integrate theory with clinical practice and explore the roles and responsibilities of a perioperative nurse.
Is This For You
This specialization can open more employment opportunities and bring new challenges. As a Perioperative Nurse, you will gain specialized training in the pre, post, and intra-operative phase of the surgical process. You will be working under pressure in a rewarding and fast paced environment that requires good time management and critical thinking.
Minimum Admission Requirements
Students applying to Perioperative Nursing must meet the following requirements:
- BScN Degree, Registered Nurse (RN) in good standing with the College of Nurses of Ontario.
- Students with a RN Temporary License to practice will also be considered.
OSSD with majority of courses at College (C ) or Open (O) unless otherwise stated.
Grade 12 C courses will be accepted where Gr 11 C course requirements are listed.
Where College level courses are listed, U and M courses will be accepted.
Tuition and ancillary fees are subject to change without notice. The fees presented below reflect Fall start programs only for the current academic year. For details about the fee differences for other program start dates please refer to the Tuition Details chart below.
The fees above are for the current academic year for domestic students. Please note that the fees reflect the Health Plan and Integrated Transportation (Sutherland Programs only) charges for the fall entry point. These charges are applied up front and provide service coverage for a full year September to August. The charges for the winter and spring terms are as follows:
|Health Plan||Integrated Transportation||Coverage|
|Winter||$180.50||$255.50||January to August|
|Spring||$129.50||$142.35||May to August|
The fees above are for the current academic year for international students. Please note that the fees reflect the Health Plan and Integrated Transportation (Sutherland Programs only) charges for the fall entry point. These charges are applied up front and provide service coverage for a full year September to August. The charges for the winter and spring terms are as follows:
|Health Plan||Intergrated Transportation||Coverage|
|Winter||$645.82||$255.50||January to August|
|Spring||$263.60||$142.35||May to August|